I believe you have a responsibility to comport yourself in a manner that gives an example to others. As a young man, I prayed for success. Now I pray just to be worthy of it.
To swing or not to swing? Swing.
They had a hard time miking me in my loin cloth . . . I mean, where were they gonna tape it?
It's a departure for me, ... I can't walk through the airport in Singapore without a little kid hanging on my leg saying, 'George! George!'
In L.A., nobody touches you. We're always behind this metal and glass.
Blast from the Past
It's a tale that I believe ultimately speaks of good parenting and what it means to honor one's parents.
Most people go, I wish for world peace. But chaos has a place in balancing out the light and the dark in the world. I don't know if I would wish for world peace.
I have so much satisfaction in my life. I have a beautiful wife and the great stimulation of an interesting career. I'm the most happy fellow that I know.
If you run an Internet search on Vietnam and the war, most of the information you get begins at about 1962. I think this is telling. It is missing the whole period that led up to the reasons the war happened in the first place.
The test audience holds a great deal of power in the process of filmmaking in the United States.
I was molded, spent my time underneath a lot of goo. And then the bits and pieces were sculpted. It took probably 10 days to create each character after all those camera tests.
I'm starting to judge success by the time I have for myself, the time I spend with family and friends. My priorities aren't amending; they're shifting.
I wish I could go home. I've been on the road since May. I wonder if my dogs still remember me.
I wish I could have 25,000 years of my personal family history documented in a very powerful computer or a CD-ROM that I could just pop in and my computer would never crash.